Monthly Archives: December 2013

Open Source Accumulo vs. Sqrrl Enterprise

A common question that we get from prospects is how does Sqrrl Enterprise differ from Apache Accumulo. This is a reasonable question, since Sqrrl Enterprise is an “open core” NoSQL solution that utilizes Apache Accumulo as its foundation and then   Read More »

What are Iterators in Accumulo?

Accumulo iterators are a real time processing framework. Iterators take in a bunch of data and then spit out modified versions of that data. If familiar with MapReduce, they provide Reduce like functionality, and then some. But unlike MapReduce (which   Read More »